Man charged with reckless driving

A Milford man was arrested Aug. 12 after allegedly speeding off after police stopped him.

According to police, on Aug. 12 while on anti-crime patrol, the Milford Police Department Narcotics and Vice Unit attempted to stop a motor vehicle on Woodmont Road near the I-95 on-ramp.

The vehicle initially stopped and detectives spoke with the operator, identified as John Budnovitch, 20, of 99 Valley View Road, Milford.

Budnovitch then sped off onto I-95 southbound after being told to put the vehicle in park, police said. A short time later Budnovitch was located at his home and arrested after a brief struggle with officers.

Budnovitch is charged with the following: Failure to obey an officer’s signal, reckless driving, operating a motor vehicle without a license, interfering with an arrest and unsafe start of a motor vehicle.

Budnovitch was released on $7,500 bond to appear in Milford Court on Sept. 6.